• Lecture: William Dalyrmple at the Southbank

Lecture: William Dalyrmple at the Southbank

31 May 2013

Southbank Centre, London

Award-winning writer and historian William Dalrymple presents an hour-long lecture based on his latest book, Return of a King - the Battle for Afghanistan.  This history of the first Anglo-Afghan war uses previously undiscovered Afghan sources, and has a complex set of characters, from shahs and emirs, British generals and Russian ambassadors. 

Venue: Purcell Room

Tickets: £10

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